Category: Climbing

Ice Giants: Shots From America's Least-Known Climbing Mecca

A few of us on the GearJunkie staff have climbed in the area and can attest to its epic qualities, including massive steep ice that drops off lake-side cliffs, hidden waterfalls in the woods, and ice bouldering near the town.
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Pint Glass Commemorates Historic Climb

Celebrate the first free climb of the Dawn Wall every time you pour a drink.
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Guide To Canada's Little-Known Climbing Mecca

Climbers are currently raising funds for a new guidebook to the region north of Lake Superior.
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Cultivated Climbs: Inside Look At Art Of 'Ice Farming'

If you're jonsin' for some vertical in the Midwest, you can thank a few intrepid ice farmers for a place to swing a tool.
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First Ever BASE Jump From Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro, despite it being the tallest mountain in Africa, has never been BASE jumped before.
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Women Set Speed Record On 'The Nose'

Libby Sauter and Mayan Smith-Gobat are blazing fast.
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New Film To Showcase Michigan Ice Climbing

Since the early 1980s Midwesterners dreaming of big peaks have cut their teeth on this excellent ice.
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Watch Now: 'Valley Uprising'

"Valley Uprising" premiered last year as a traveling series on the Reel Rock Tour. It's now available for download here...
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Will Gadd Climbs Frozen Niagara Falls

An iconic climber scales an iconic waterfall in the dead of winter.
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The 'Impossible Invitation' To Climb Dawn Wall

The world is watching as Kevin Jorgensen and Tommy Caldwell move through the most difficult sections of the hardest big wall climb project ever attempted. This video explains the "Impossible Invitation" to climb the Dawn Wall.
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